Trouble viewing registers

Discussion created by lpcware Employee on Jun 15, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 15, 2016 by lpcware
Content originally posted in LPCWare by rlund on Thu Jul 17 11:54:20 MST 2014
I loaded the peripheral blinky routine into an LPC1837 Xplorer board (NGX) using an LPC-Link2 debugger and the LPCXpresso IDE.  The program runs fine, but I wanted to explore some of the register values, and am having some trouble.

When I click on a register, it opens the register view.  Some of the registers work, such as the clock generation unit.  However, many of the registers do not work.  When I click on them the new window comes up and says something to the effect of "peripheral/memory disabled", and the register name is highlighted in red.  I was specifically interested in looking at the CCU registers, and the SPIFI registers, neither of which works.

Is this expected?  How can I get a look at these registers?  I have changed the project properties for both the board, chip, and blinky projects to work on the 1837 instead of the 1830.

I am using the free version of LPCXpresso, version 7.2.  I am running windows 7.

Thanks for the help!